Monthly Archives: December 2014

Out With the Old

Tonight brings 2014 to a close. What a year you’ve been, 2014, what a year. I’m ready to see what 2015 will bring. As a gesture of closure for me, I made this tonight to send off 2014 to say … Continue reading

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Milestones

I’ve crossed paths with a milestone. It has come to this. Yes, it has. I finally succumbed and have put a small magnifying glass in my purse. Because all the fine print is FINER! That’s why! There is no other reason than … Continue reading

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December

While running some errands this afternoon, I found myself having to turn on the car’s headlights. No big, right? Except it wasn’t even 4:30 p.m. yet… Oy, the dark. Ready for the light to come back to the evenings. How did it … Continue reading

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I Love Cinnamon

I made this cinnamon chip bundt cake several years ago, at least 5, and it was soooo good! It’s a basic from-scratch spice cake recipe with a simple confectioner’s sugar glaze, but it screams fall/winter/holidays. I have been thinking about this cake … Continue reading

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Christmas Day

I wish for you a Merry Christmas, or simply a day of joy spent with those who are most dear, or, if not with them, a day where you share what is in your heart with your local people. I am spending this … Continue reading

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Christmas Eve

Christmas Eve, a fire in the fireplace, my three pups gathered ’round. Last night, a wonderful evening of fun and friends at a Festivus party, where we had the airing of grievances, white elephant gift exchange, wine exchange, and a … Continue reading

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Visiting the US Capitol Building

I’ve shared photos of the Capitol building previously, and wanted to include a few more. The Capitol Visitor Center is an enormous place, which includes Emancipation Hall. In the Hall are many sculptures, and I’ve included photos of a few … Continue reading

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